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ABC
Dec 29, 2012 6:30pm EST
surveillance video shows a thief sneaking up on her and putting her in a head lock. new york major michael bloomberg said that iphone thefts are single-handedly driving up the city's crime rate. >> if you just took out the thefts of apple products, our total crime rate would be lower than it was last year. >> reporter: in new york city alone, iphone thefts have spiked 30%. more than 16,000 snatched. and in washington, d.c., police told our pierre thomas, they make up nearly 40% of all robberies. >> they target those who are more vulnerable, women, women with baby carriages. >> reporter: police have stepped up awareness. in las vegas, there's a psa announcement with the voice of siri. >> i really don't enjoy being stolen. >> reporter: they're registering cell phones so owners can be contacted. you can download a free app that allows you to remotely lock your phone and wipe all of the information off just in case it gets into the wrong hands. david, we know how important that is with all of personal information we have it. >>> some good news to report tonight about former president george h.
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 6:00pm EST
bizarre ending to a crime that has shocked this city. the woman accused of pushing a man onto the train tracks, screaming and smiling as cameras captured here arrest. this surveillance video led police to erica menendez. investigators say that's her running away from a train station in queens thursday night just moments after she shoved a flicks-year-old man from the platform. now she's reportedly admitted to the crime. >> i pushed a muslim off the train tracks because i've hated hindus and muslims since they put down the twin towers. i have have been beating them up since. >> i feel bad because i am broke in my heart because this guy is nice guy and so quiet. >> reporter: his death comes weeks after 58-year-old keesa con was killed at another new york station. this video shows the suspect arguing with the victim minutes before he pushed him off the platform. >> you never know who is going to push you onto the tracks or into the street. >> reporter: those concerns led new york mayor michael bloomberg to call for calm. >> i don't think you have to worry about getting pushed over the plat
ABC
Dec 29, 2012 6:00pm EST
, apple taking. this survey vance video shows a thief sneaking up on her and putting her in a head lock. new york major michael bloomberg said that iphone thefts are single handedly driving up the city's crime rate. >> thefts of apple products, our total crime rate would be lower than it was last year. >> in new york city alone, iphone theft has spiked 30%.d. in washington, d.c., police told our pierre thomas, they make up 40% of all robberies. >> they target those who are more vulnerable, women, women with baby carriages. >> police have stepped up awareness >> i really don't enjoy being stolen. >> reporter: they're registering cell phones so owners can be contacted. now if you want to protect yourself and your personal information, you can put a pass word lock on your phone. >> that gps tracking that's useful, they often wipe off. >> you can trace these phones. criminals the minute they turn it off, they can't turn it off. >>> former president george h.w. bush is out of icu. this phone call he got from the country music star oak ridge boys. ♪ amazing grace ♪ how sweet that sou
Search Results 0 to 5 of about 6 (some duplicates have been removed)